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EADI Global Development Series

Building Development Studies for the New Millennium

Editors: Baud, I., Basile, E., Kontinen, T., von Itter, S. (Eds.)

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  • Contributes to debates on current state and future visions of international development studies (IDS)
  • Presents contributions of Anglophone, Francophone and Spanish-language social science traditions and academic communities in the global South by leading scholars in the field
  • Discusses recent epistemological and ontological discussions on knowledges and qualities of engaged research
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This book brings together multiple critical assessments of the current state and future visions of global development studies. It examines how the field engages with new paradigms and narratives, methodologies and scientific impact, and perspectives from the Global South. The authors focus on social and democratic transformation, inclusive development and global environmental issues, and implications for research practices. Leading academics provide an excellent overview of recent insights for post-graduate students and scholars in these research areas.


About the authors

Isa Baud is Emeritus Professor of International Development Studies at the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. 

Elisabetta Basile is Professor of Development Economics at the University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy.

Tiina Kontinen is Senior Lecturer at the Master Degree Programme in Development and International Cooperation, University of Jyväskylä, Finland.

Susanne von Itter is Executive Director of EADI, Germany.


Table of contents (17 chapters)

Table of contents (17 chapters)
  • Introduction: Reflecting on Development Studies in the New Millennium

    Basile, Elisabetta (et al.)

    Pages 1-22

  • An Inclusive Development Perspective on Development Studies in the Anthropocene

    Gupta, Joyeeta (et al.)

    Pages 25-50

  • Development Studies in Spanish: A Critical and Constructive Response from the Peripheries

    Madrueño, Rogelio (et al.)

    Pages 51-73

  • Social Change and Democratic Forms: Revisiting the Contribution of the Francophone Literature on Development Studies

    Lutringer, Christine

    Pages 75-96

  • Imagining Postcolonial-Development Studies: Reflections on Positionalities and Research Practices

    Schöneberg, Julia

    Pages 97-116

Buy this book

eBook $89.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-04052-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $119.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-04051-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Building Development Studies for the New Millennium
Editors
  • Isa Baud
  • Elisabetta Basile
  • Tiina Kontinen
  • Susanne von Itter
Series Title
EADI Global Development Series
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-04052-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-04052-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-04051-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 406
Number of Illustrations
7 b/w illustrations, 11 illustrations in colour
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